Inner Dialogue.

“To gain your own voice, you have to forget about having it heard.”—Allen Ginsberg I’ve been writing the second book of The Plagued Trilogy off and on for the past month. But for some reason, I keep taking breaks from writing out of some misplaced fear that people won’t enjoy what I’ve written so far. I don’t…
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Funded.

The support for my first novel has been overwhelming. I am extremely grateful to announce that my RocketHub crowdfunding project was 126% funded. I’m so blessed to have such a massive number of supporters behind me on this journey. Thank you to everyone who helped me reach my goal. The end is definitely in sight!…
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An Accidental Ode.

Last night before bed, I had the intention of either writing a short story or, at the very least, coming up with a few ideas for short stories. But as I sat and thought, nothing came to my head. All I could think about was the place where I was raised. I decided to write…
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Elated.

Today is a beautiful day. And I’m in a state of euphoric bliss. It’s always a magnificent moment when you realize that something you’ve been working on for months or years is finally coming together. I just found the proofreader for my first novel (and hopefully for all the novels I ever write). She is…
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How it all started.

So … I have a confession. There was a time in my life that I refused to pick up a book for pleasure. I know. I know. It’s shameful. After having terrible literature shoved down my throat during college (there was this one Comp professor who–if I recall correctly–I lovingly referred to as the Spawn…
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